Proclamations

The International Dyslexia Association defines dyslexia as a “specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin . . . characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by ...
Read More Dyslexia Awareness Month (October 2022)

Reducing our carbon emissions is essential to the health of our planet.  

“Diaper need,” or the condition of not having a sufficient supply of clean diapers to keep babies and toddlers clean, dry, and healthy, can adversely affect the health and well-being ...
Read More Diaper Need Awareness Week (September 24-October 2, 2022)

Hawaii is honored to serve as home to more than 100,000 military personnel in all branches of service and their families who are a vital and vibrant part of our ...
Read More Blue Star Welcome Week (September 24-October 2, 2022)

September 23-October 2, 2022 has been designated as National Drive Electric Week and is a nationwide celebration to raise awareness of the many benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid cars, ...
Read More Drive Electric Week (September 23-October 2, 2022)

Manta rays, known to be highly intelligent, are the largest rays in the world and can reach an impressive 23 feet across their wingspans and weigh up to 5,300 pounds. ...
Read More World Manta Day (September 17, 2022)

Hawaii’s construction projects provide solutions for affordable housing, infrastructure and facilities such as airports, harbors, stadiums, arenas, schools, playgrounds and parks, roads and highways.

Service members who suffered in enemy captivity and those still missing from the nation’s wars deserve our deepest respect for their honor, valor and tested heroism.

Trucking plays a critical role in the United States’ supply chain and economy, and the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented changes in the trucking industry as the industry continues ...
Read More Truck Driver Appreciation Week (September 11-17, 2022)

Little League Baseball, founded in 1939 by Carl Stotz of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, is the cornerstone of youth baseball and symbolizes the very best in youth sports and is played by ...
Read More Honolulu Little League Day (September 8, 2022)